Interview with Lexus IS Chief Engineer Junichi Furuyama

Lexus IS Chief Engineer Furuyama

While at the Detroit Auto Show, I had a chance to ask Lexus IS Chief Engineer Junichi Furuyama a few quick questions, and now my interview is available over at Lexus Magazine.

(Furuyama-san is a a very thoughtful individual — really enjoyed talking with him.)

Read my Furuyama interview at Lexus Magazine


  1. Sounds like you should notice a night-and-day difference in dynamics between the current IS and the 2014. BD
    • The current IS handles very good. But the new one has better interior, more room, better transmission and a host of other enhancements.. It's really shaping up to be a segment killer this new IS350